Principal Process Engineers

  • Competitive
  • Australia Queensland Brisbane
  • Permanent
  • Mining
The Company - With international offices in Africa, Australia, Canada and the Philippines, the company proudly delivers high quality professional engineering and project delivery services globally, across the mining and metals; infrastructure and process industries.
Due to upcoming studies and projects they are looking for highly experienced Principal Process Engineers to join their Brisbane Office. 

Reporting to the Group Manager - Process, the roles involve carrying out feasibility studies and detailed design including: metallurgical testwork design and execution, flowsheet development, operating cost development, PIDs, study write ups, supervision of process engineers and process plant commissioning. 

The successful applicants will be a Metallurgist, Process Engineer or Chemical Engineer and will possess the following: 

  • Relevant tertiary education qualifications.
  • Minimum of 10 to 20 years of combined operations/commissioning and engineering design experience.
  • Minimum of 10 years of engineering design experience.
  • Demonstrated credentials in process engineering for studies and detailed design.
  • Excellent written, communication and supervisory skills.
  • Demonstrated commitment to providing high quality service to clients within budget and time constraints.
  • Willing to travel outside Australia on short term assignments ranging up to 6-week cycles when commissioning process plants.
  • Experience in the following commodities preferred: gold, base metals, iron ore and lithium.
The company’s process team is one of the largest and most experienced and offers the opportunity to gain more knoledge in all areas of metallurgy and process design.
Join a company that has built its success on a solid reputation of delivering world-class projects, providing reliable and flexible service, and developing long-term customer relationships. 

Alongside joining a market leading business, you will be remunerated with a highly competitive salary. If this is of interest, please apply now or email your CV to

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.

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